Best Practices & Pitfalls in Cervical Cancer Prevention

Date(s) - 06/27/2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


AACHC is pleased to offer a free webinar on cervical cancer prevention and screening as well as sharing health center best practices.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  • Describe the etiology of the human papilloma virus in cervical neoplasia
  • Identify the US Preventative Services Task Force Guidelines for cervical cancer screenings
  • Demonstrate familiarity with the ACIP (Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices) HPV vaccination guidelines
  • Explain the importance of discussing cancer prevention, screenings, and follow-up with their patients
  • Describe three methods to increase cervical cancer screening rates​
  • Identify two methods to increase HPV vaccination rates.

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Featured Presenters:

  • Bradley J. Monk, MD, FACOG, FACS – Professor, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Arizona Oncology (US Oncology Network)
  • Jesselyn Gaona, MD – Medical Director, Wesley Health Center
  • Identify two methods to increase HPV vaccination rates.

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for physicians, physician assistants, registered nurses and other allied healthcare providers engaged in the care of patients with the desire to prevent and screen for cervical cancer.

Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Maricopa Public Health Department, Arizona Alliance for Community Health Centers, and American Cancer Society.  Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Nursing Education

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hours.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest 

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.

In partnership with:

Maricopa County Public Health Department

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